Dating agencies nottingham area
South of the river there has also been expansion with new areas such as Edwalton and West Bridgford, adding to Nottingham's urban sprawl.
In the sporting world, Nottingham is home to the world's oldest professional football club, Notts County, which was formed in 1862.
In modern Welsh it is known poetically as Y Ty Ogofog and Irish as Na Tithe Uaimh "The Cavey Dwelling".
Nottingham Castle was constructed in 1068 on a sandstone outcrop by the River Leen.
Nottingham is a tourist destination; in 2011, visitors spent over £1.5 billion—the thirteenth-highest amount in England's 111 statistical territories.
The National Ice Centre, Holme Pierrepont National Watersports Centre, and Trent Bridge international cricket ground are all based in or around the city, which is also the home of two professional league football teams; the world's oldest professional league club Notts County, and Nottingham Forest, famously two-time winners of the UEFA European Cup under Brian Clough in 19.
Defences, consisted initially of a ditch and bank in the early 12th century.